Maintain the Bend with Brad Barkemeyer Brad Barkemeyer explains how to maintain the bend of your horse, so you have a more productive ride. By H&R Editors | February 9, 2022 | 1 minute read At the Win-a-Day with Brad Barkemeyer clinic, Brad walks a rider through maintaining the bend of her horse. He breaks down the benefit of the arc shape and explains how this helps your horse be more productive and athletic. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!